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Charlize Theron & the Muschettis Adapting Grady Hendrix’s THE FINAL GIRL SUPPORT GROUP: Today in Books

See the First Look of Ocean Vuong’s Upcoming Poetry Collection

Fans of On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous, you’ll be pleased to know Ocean Vuong has a new poetry collection coming out next year! Penguin Press is publishing Vuong’s next poetry collection Time is a Mother on April 5, 2022. The U.K. edition will be out from Jonathan Cape on April 7. According to the publisher, Vuong’s upcoming collection will explore “personal loss, the meaning of family, and the cost of being the product of an American war in America.” Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first look at the book’s cover, designed by Darren Haggar, VP, Director of Art for Penguin Press.

Peacock Releases One of Us is Lying Teaser Trailer

Peacock has released the teaser trailer for their upcoming series adaptation of Karen M. McManus’ best-selling teen mystery One of Us is Lying. Described as a cross between Pretty Little Liars and The Breakfast Club, One of Us is Lying is the story of five high schoolers who go into detention, but only four make it out alive. The series will star Marianly Tejada (The Purge), Cooper van Grootel (Mystery Road), Annalisa Cochrane (Cobra Kai), Chibuikem Uche (The Tomorrow War), Jessica McLeod, Barrett Carnahan, Melissa Collazo and Mark McKenna. Darío Madrona (Elite) will serve as showrunner and executive producer, Erica Saleh (Evil) wrote the pilot and will executive produce. No release date has been announced yet.

Charlize Theron & the Muschettis Adapting Grady Hendrix’s The Final Girl Support Group

Charlize Theron and Andy & Barbara Muschietti are developing The Final Girl for HBO Max. The project is a series adaptation of Grady Hendrix’s horror novel The Final Girl Support Group. The novel plays tribute to slasher films such as Scream, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Friday the 13th, A Nightmare on Elm Street, and more. Charlize Theron is producing The Final Girl through her Denver & Delilah Films banner. Barbara and Andy Muschietti are producing through Double Dream, and Andy Muschietti will also direct the pilot.

5 Author Pseudonyms That Have Never Been Revealed

Who are these authors really, and will we ever find out? Here’s a look at five author pseudonyms whose true identities have never been revealed.